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JOB TITLE: Accountant

REPORTS TO: Managing Director

Our client a small retail company is recruiting an Accountant


  • Provides financial information to management by researching and analyzing accounting data; preparing reports
  • Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Daily reconciliation of sales and stock
  • Documents financial transactions by entering account information
  • Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options
  • Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports
  • Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents
  • Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures
  • Guides accounting clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions
  • Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information
  • Maintains financial security by following internal controls
  • Prepares payments by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements
  • Answers accounting procedure questions by researching and interpreting accounting policy and regulations
  • Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
  • Preparing accounts and tax returns
  • Administering payrolls and controlling income and expenditure
  • Compiling and presenting reports and budgets
  • Analyzing accounts and business plans
  • Financial forecasting and risk analysis
  • Ensuring Proper Credit Control
  • Managing stocks and inventory in the business and ensuring proper controls are on place

Bachelor Of Business Administration

  • A degree in Business or a related field
  • CPA required
  • Knowledge – Accounting, Corporate Finance, Reporting Skills, Attention to Detail, Deadline-Oriented, Reporting Research Results, Confidentiality, Time Management, Data Entry Management, General Math Skills

More Details on Experience

  • At least 3 years experience in a busy retail environment
  • Retail and Accounting experience in an FMCG environment

More Details on Skills

  • Capacity to work both as an individual and as a team
  • Creative problem-solving skills Good understanding of the current market position of the product to which the customer support service is provided
  • Excellent organizational and time management ability.
  • Highly self-motivated, willing to learn, and quick adaptation to new processes within less time frame.
  • Self-motivation
  • Responsibility
  • Ability to reflect on one's own work as well as the wider consequences
    of financial decisions.
  • Business acumen and interest
  • Organisational skills and ability to manage deadlines
  • Team working
  • Client-facing (customer service) and interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in IT
  • Analytical ability
  • A methodical approach and problem-solving skills
  • Numeracy
  • Basic computer knowledge with MS-Office, Outlook and effective
  • Browsing skills

Terms And Conditions

All applications to be submitted before through the email [email protected] before 2nd July 2021